We're trying to figure out what Darkyn is doing planting a shape-shifter demon on the mortal realm, Rhyn said, referring to the demon lord who wanted both their heads on pikes.
If Annie's abductor was still operating, that literally reversed the odds that we'd knock heads with him if he remained active!
The nearest vamps bowed their heads and moved away from him.
The three men shook their heads no.
That would give him a heads-up on how much credibility we put on the so-called psychic tipster.
He snatched her phone as he squatted beside her and tossed it in the sink above their heads, stretching to turn on the water.
They had knocked heads and locked wills over the death of a Bird Song guest during the prior January's Ice Climbing Festival when bitter words were exchanged.
Somewhat relieved, she read his biography, impressed by his clientele, who ranged from heads of countries around the world to the richest families on the planet.
A stone cottage up the road was the only sign of inhabitation, and a herd of sheep raised their heads as he neared.
The heads of the clans also in exile will come to meet you.
Don't tell the big boys I gave you a heads-up on this.
This Buonaparte has turned all their heads; they all think of how he rose from an ensign and became Emperor.
Can't you just picture them swimming around on that pond, ducking their heads gracefully to feed.
Were they talking in their heads to one another?
She laughed loudly enough to turn the heads of a half dozen spectators.
Harold and Charlie shook their heads no.
Both death dealers bowed their heads without hesitation.
Gabriel knew they were loyal before he placed hands on their heads based on their body language.
You run around turning into animals and tearing off people's heads and then just…a bed and breakfast?
I already knew you could tear people's heads off.
She suspected both meeting the clan heads and the announcement to be big deals for a people with such rigid traditions, but A'Ran looked as if he were discussing the whereabouts of her translator.
Now, let's put our heads together and do this right.
Cynthia and Fred began to nod their heads, understanding what Dean was saying.
As the maître d' lead them to their table, he was acutely aware of the heads turning to watch them.
Pushing each other aside, they buried their beaks in the water and lifted their heads, eyeing her suspiciously as the water trickled down their throats.
Twenty acres and they were always at the fence line, poking their heads through to eat the brush on the other side.
I won't give those shit heads the satisfaction of seeing me cry.
But once back in bed, the complexities and the happenings of the day raised their heads like so many ghosts crying for attention in his tired brain.
Dean quick-counted 138 heads from his back row seat.
There are still too many shit heads out there that think a woman is only for cooking and you-know-what.
"They don't count heads at this place," Fred answered glumly.
Cynthia said it loud enough to turn heads at the adjoining table.
Green trees in every shade clumped together like heads of overripe broccoli.
She always seemed to know what was going on inside people's heads, and to anticipate how a person would react to a given circumstance.
As someone accustomed to planting ideas in the heads of others, she recognized the thought as coming from someone else.
There was a note affixed to the deer head, and she suspected it said the same thing as the other notes on animal heads she'd found around the house.
There were two heads on the bed this day: that of a buck and one of a bear.
"I take it those aren't yours," Darian said, leaning in to look at the animal heads on her bed.
"Darian killed five Others and brought you their heads," she said calmly, unwilling to react to his words.
He retrieved the bag with the heads of the Others from a locker and exited into the hall.
Alfonso wasn't a bad boy, but when he and Jonathan got their heads together, they made some poor choices.
Their heads jerked up, water dripping from their muzzles as they looked around, their ears perked forward searching for any sound that might indicate danger.
Alex and Gerald talked around and over the bobbing heads of children on their laps as if it were an everyday occurrence.
You can tell the poisonous ones because they lift their heads out of the water while they swim.
The main heads of expenditure, of which the total was £467,328, were as follows: - History.
Motion is communicated to the forks by female screws tapped in the heads m and n acting on the screws o and p respectively.
Two other screws, o, p, the heads of which are not graduated, give motions to the whole micrometer box through t 1 mm.
By means of the quick rack motions A and B move the plate so as to bring the reseau-square into the centre of the field of the micrometer; then, by means of the screw heads o, p, perfect the coincidence of the " fixed square " of webs, with the image of the reseau-square.
Some see the guarantee, or at least the indication, of infallibility in the consensus of the Church (quod semper, ubique, et ab omnibus) expressed from time to time in general councils; others see it in the special grace conferred upon St Peter and his successors, the bishops of Rome, as heads of the Church; others again see it in the inspired Scriptures, God's Word.
The Name Is Also Given To Certain Legendary Races Described By Ancient Naturalists And Geographers As Having No Heads, Their Mouths And Eyes Being In Their Breasts, Generally Identified With Pliny'S Blemmyae.
Numerous fragments of obsidian arrow-heads and chips are also found in and near them all over the island.
Crash after crash echoed far above their heads, as the earth came together where it had split, and stones and chunks of clay rattled around them on every side.
At this they both put their heads over the side of the buggy and looked down.
The tops of their heads had no hair, but were carved into a variety of fantastic shapes, some having a row of points or balls around the top, others designs resembling flowers or vegetables, and still others having squares that looked like waffles cut criss-cross on their heads.
The heads of the dragonettes were as big as barrels and covered with hard, greenish scales that glittered brightly under the light of the lanterns.
When her friend added that some of the pupils he had seen in Budapest had more than one hundred tunes in their heads, she said, laughing, "I think their heads must be very noisy."
We have the Saint Vitus' dance, and cannot possibly keep our heads still.
There is no stopping to read the riot act, no firing over the heads of the mob, in this case.
If they were permanently congealed, and small enough to be clutched, they would, perchance, be carried off by slaves, like precious stones, to adorn the heads of emperors; but being liquid, and ample, and secured to us and our successors forever, we disregard them, and run after the diamond of Kohinoor.
We talked of rude and simple times, when men sat about large fires in cold, bracing weather, with clear heads; and when other dessert failed, we tried our teeth on many a nut which wise squirrels have long since abandoned, for those which have the thickest shells are commonly empty.
Others, as most legislators, politicians, lawyers, ministers, and office-holders, serve the state chiefly with their heads; and, as they rarely make any moral distinctions, they are as likely to serve the devil, without intending it, as God.
On all sides soldiers were running to and fro, throwing up their knapsacks with a jerk of their shoulders and pulling the straps over their heads, unstrapping their overcoats and drawing the sleeves on with upraised arms.
The gun rang out with a deafening metallic roar, and a whistling grenade flew above the heads of our troops below the hill and fell far short of the enemy, a little smoke showing the spot where it burst.
On the high ground where the enemy was, the smoke of a cannon rose, and a ball flew whistling over the heads of the hussar squadron.
Evidently they were firing at the hussars, but the balls with rapid rhythmic whistle flew over the heads of the horsemen and fell somewhere beyond them.
The soldiers without turning their heads glanced at one another, curious to see their comrades' impression.
In the long room, brightly lit up by the sun through the large windows, the sick and wounded lay in two rows with their heads to the walls, and leaving a passage in the middle.
Just the same as now--I ask you, Count--who will be heads of the departments when everybody has to pass examinations?
"That is Bezukhova's brother, Anatole Kuragin," she said, indicating a handsome officer of the Horse Guards who passed by them with head erect, looking at something over the heads of the ladies.
Mitenka's wife and sisters-in-law thrust their heads and frightened faces out of the door of a room where a bright samovar was boiling and where the steward's high bedstead stood with its patchwork quilt.
As Shinshin had remarked, from the time of his arrival Anatole had turned the heads of the Moscow ladies, especially by the fact that he slighted them and plainly preferred the gypsy girls and French actresses--with the chief of whom, Mademoiselle George, he was said to be on intimate relations.
"You know, I adore little girls, they lose their heads at once," pursued Anatole.
Four days before, sentinels of the Preobrazhensk regiment had stood in front of the house to which Balashev was conducted, and now two French grenadiers stood there in blue uniforms unfastened in front and with shaggy caps on their heads, and an escort of hussars and uhlans and a brilliant suite of aides-de-camp, pages, and generals, who were waiting for Napoleon to come out, were standing at the porch, round his saddle horse and his Mameluke, Rustan.
For a while the crowd was less dense, but suddenly all heads were bared, and everyone rushed forward in one direction.
What is it you have got into your heads, eh?...
Some of the men bared their heads, others stared at the new arrivals without doffing their caps.
Behind, before, and on both sides, crowds of militiamen with bared heads walked, ran, and bowed to the ground.
The hot rays of the sun beat down vertically and a fresh soft wind played with the hair of the bared heads and with the ribbons decorating the icon.
That's what I was saying to you-- those German gentlemen won't win the battle tomorrow but will only make all the mess they can, because they have nothing in their German heads but theories not worth an empty eggshell and haven't in their hearts the one thing needed tomorrow--that which Timokhin has.
The soldiers shook their heads disapprovingly as they looked at Pierre.
Though this news was being concealed from the inhabitants, the officials--the heads of the various government departments--knew that Moscow would soon be in the enemy's hands, just as Count Rostopchin himself knew it, and to escape personal responsibility they had all come to the governor to ask how they were to deal with their various departments.
In regard to philanthropy, the greatest virtue of crowned heads, Napoleon also did all in his power.
Again, as at the church in Khamovniki, a wave of general curiosity bore all the prisoners forward onto the road, and Pierre, thanks to his stature, saw over the heads of the others what so attracted their curiosity.
Several soldiers ran toward the cart from different sides: some beat the carriage horses on their heads, turning them aside, others fought among themselves, and Pierre saw that one German was badly wounded on the head by a sword.
It was necessary to let the French reach Shamshevo quietly without alarming them and then, after joining Dolokhov who was to come that evening to a consultation at a watchman's hut in the forest less than a mile from Shamshevo, to surprise the French at dawn, falling like an avalanche on their heads from two sides, and rout and capture them all at one blow.
So,' he says, 'we tie our faces up with kerchiefs and turn our heads away as we drag them off: we can hardly do it.
They all raised their heads to listen, and out of the forest into the bright firelight stepped two strangely clad human figures clinging to one another.
All his life he had looked over the heads of the men around him, when he should have merely looked in front of him without straining his eyes.
During the ten-year preparatory period this man had formed relations with all the crowned heads of Europe.
So she ran along over their heads until she had left them far behind and below and had come to the city and the House of the Sorcerer.